BAY CITY, Mich. - Northwood University senior Marcus Bennett (Redford, Mich./Thurston) and Grand Valley State University junior Donny Stiffler (Webberville, Mich./Williamston) have been chosen as the GLIAC Men's Indoor Track & Field "Athletes of the Week."
GLIAC Men's Indoor Track Athlete of the Week:
- Northwood University
Senior - Redford, Mich./Thurston
Senior Marcus Bennett registered a NCAA provisional mark at the GVSU Holiday open, clocking a 8.21 in the 60 meter hurdles. He placed second overall and first among collegiate competitors. Bennett's time currently ranks him seventh on the NCAA Division II performance list.
GLIAC Men's Indoor Field Athlete of the Week:
- Grand Valley State University
Junior - Webberville, Mich./Williamston
Junior Donny Stiffler had a pair of top three finishes at the GVSU Holiday Open on Friday (Dec. 16). In the weight throw, Stiffler earned a third place finish with a toss of 56'1" and followed that up with a second place finish in the shot put with a throw of 54'0", an NCAA provisional qualifying mark.